Hinckley Buzzard Sunday

Admission to the Hinckley Buzzard Sunday is free.

  • When: March 20, 2016 (The first Sunday after March 15) from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
  • Location: (Map It) Hinckley Reservation in Hinckley, Ohio near Hinckley Lake off of Bellus and State Roads
  • Phone: 330-278-2066

Hinckley Buzzard Sunday in Hinckley, Ohio:  See buzzards (turkey vultures) come home to roost in the rock cliffs and ledges in Hinckley. This annual celebration dates back to 1957 when 9,000 visitors flocked the township to see the return of the buzzards from their winter hiatus. The event includes an early bird hike; skits, songs and stories performed in tents or in fields, displays, crafts, photos, contests and additional hikes. Don’t miss this rite of Spring. Learn about the legend that surrounds Buzzard Day and why so many buzzards and people come out in March.